-H.M.S. Hood Crew Information-
H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour
Memorials to Men Lost in the Sinking of Hood, 24th May 1941

We will remember them
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In Remembrance of
Frederick John Hiscock

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Date of birth: 19th April 1916
Place of birth: East Meon, Hampshire, England
Parents: George and Bessie Hiscock
Service: Royal Marines
Rank: Marine
Service Number: PO/X 1849
Joined Hood:
Left Hood: 24th May 1941 (loss of ship)

Biographical Information:

Frederick was born on 19th April 1916 in East Meon, Hampshire to George and Bessie Hiscock. He had seven siblings, Charles, George, Elizabeth, Elsie, Albert, Ellen and Arthur. The family lived in Weston Lane, Buriton, North Petersfield, Hampshire. He was 25 years old at the time of his loss.

Additional Photos


Southsea National Naval War Memorial

Panel 59, Column 1

Hood Chapel, Church of St. John the Baptist, Boldre, Hampshire

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
'Register of Deaths of Naval Ratings' (data extracted by Director of Naval Personnel (Disclosure Cell), Navy Command HQ, 2009)
His great-nephew, Peter Hann (photos, September 2009)
His great-niece, Sue Hough (information, August 2014)